We're proud to announce an official partnership with Big Sexy Racing, an elite amateur team founded by Ironman Champion and coach Chris “Big Sexy” McDonald.
“Continuing our partnership with Big Sexy Racing is very exciting as the group has grown from concept to one of the largest teams in the country,” said Ryan Vanderloop, blueseventy’s Sponsorship Manager. “Our wetsuits and swim products will give Big Sexy athletes the best gear to achieve their triathlon, open water and pool swimming goals. Additionally, our product development is driven by feedback from our athletes, so it’s important for us to work with a high caliber wide range of athletes when it comes to making advances in our products.”
The Big Sexy Racing team is comprised of athletes across the United States and Australia. Professionally managed by Chris McDonald and Erika Serna, BSR has become one of the most recognized teams at Ironman triathlons and endurance events. Chris commented, “I am more than proud and happy to continue swimming in the worlds fastest wetsuits and swim skins. To be able to bring two great brands together like BSR and blueseventy is always a recipe for success”
Chris McDonald is an Australian native currently residing in Boulder, Colorado. He began his professional career in 2004 and has had the honor of earning 7 Ironman titles. In 2013, McDonald and his wife, Erika, launched Team BSR, an elite amateur triathlon team comprised of athletes across the United States, including a few overseas. In 2015 Team BSR was ranked the #1 Division II team in IRONMAN Global Rankings. Team BSR recently launched their 2016 team, which included 225 athletes.